Beverly Ryan is one of two artists featured in our current show Winter Solo Exhibitions: Beverly Ryan & George L. Smyth. Ryan is a local artist based in Alexandria, and works out of the Torpedo Factory in Alexandria. She works in a variety of media, but focuses mainly on oil on canvas and wood panels. In our current show you will see her series Suits and Skirts, which addresses the recent financial crisis in the U.S.
You will also see mixed media works on aluminum from Ryan’s most recent series, the Post-Industrial series, which speak of the decline of the manufacturing sector in the U.S.
Ryan attended the Corcoran College of Art and Design, and currently teaches at The Art League School is Alexandria, VA and is an adjunct professor in the Art Department at Montgomery College in Germantown, MD.